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List of notable or famous cartoonists from Spain, with bios and photos, including the top cartoonists born in Spain and even some popular cartoonists who immigrated to Spain. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Spanish cartoonists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These cartoonists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known cartoonist from Spain is included when available.

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This historic cartoonists from Spain list can help answer the questions "Who are some Spanish cartoonists of note?" and "Who are the most famous cartoonists from Spain?" These prominent cartoonists of Spain may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Spanish cartoonists.

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Carlos Ezquerra is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Cartoonists from Spain
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Carlos Ezquerra is a screenwriter. ...more

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Age: 68

Birthplace: Zaragoza, Spain

Profession: Screenwriter, Cartoonist, Writer, Artist

Credits: Judge Dredd, Dredd

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Francisco Ibáñez Talavera is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Cartoonists from Spain
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Francisco Ibáñez Talavera is a Spanish comic book artist and writer. Born in Barcelona, he is the creator of several comic book series, the most famous of which is Mortadelo y Filemón. He worked in a bank while publishing his first drawings before dedicating himself fully to his craft in 1957. A ...more

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Age: 81

Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain

Profession: Cartoonist

Credits: Mortadelo & Filemon: The Big Adventure, Mortadelo and Filemon. Mission: Save the Planet, Mortadelo y Filemón contra Jimmy el Cachondo

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Jan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Cartoonists from Spain
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Jan is the pseudonym of Juan López Fernández, Spanish comic book writer and artist, most famous for his creation Superlópez. ...more

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Age: 78

Birthplace: El Bierzo

Profession: Cartoonist

Credits: Superlópez

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Josefina Tanganelli Plana was a Catalan cartoonist and painter. ...more

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Age: Died at 62 (1904-1966)

Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain

Profession: Cartoonist

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Juan José Carbó is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Cartoonists from Spain
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Juan José Carbó Gatignol was a Spanish cartoonist and one of the great masters of Spanish comics, who won the 2005 Universidad de Alicante "premio Notario del Humor", and signed all his Illustrations with his pseudonym, Carbó. Carbó drew in the mediums of newspapers, journals, children's magazines ...more

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Age: Died at 83 (1927-2010)

Birthplace: Sueca, Valencia, Spain

Profession: Cartoonist

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Miguelanxo Prado is a Galician comic book creator. He was born in A Coruña, Spain in 1958. ...more

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Age: 57

Birthplace: A Coruña, Spain

Profession: Comic book creator, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Cartoonist

Credits: From the Sea

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Rafael Marín

Rafael Marín Trechera is a Spanish novelist, translator, comic book writer and co-plotter. He is best known in the United States for his work with artist Carlos Pacheco on the Fantastic Four Vol.3 title in 2000 and 2001, and The Inhumans with José Ladronn and Jorge Lucas. For the Spanish market he ...more

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Age: 58

Birthplace: Spain

Profession: Cartoonist, Writer

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Sergio Aragonés is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Cartoonists from Spain
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Sergio Aragonés Domenech is a Spanish/Mexican cartoonist and writer best known for his contributions to Mad Magazine and creator of the comic book Groo the Wanderer. Among his peers and fans, Aragonés is widely regarded as "the world's fastest cartoonist." The Comics Journal has described Aragonés ...more

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Age: 78

Birthplace: Spain, Sant Mateu

Profession: Cartoonist

Credits: Norman... Is That You?

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